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ABG

Arterial Blood Gas

 

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ACL

Anterior Cruciate Ligament

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AFO

Ankle Foot Orthosis

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AKA

Above Knee Amputation

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BKA

Below Knee Amputation

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ALS

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

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Amb

ambulation

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ASHD

Arterial sclerotic heart disease

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AVM

Aterial venous malformation

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Bid

2x a day

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B

bilateral

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c/o

complains of

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CA

cancer

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CABG

coronary artery bypass graft

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CAD

coronary artery disease

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CHF

congenital heart failure

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CNS

central nervous system

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COPD

chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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CSF

cerebral spinal fluid

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D/C

discharge

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DJD

Degenerative joint disease

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DM

diabetes mellitus

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DNR

do not resuscitate

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DVT

deep vein thrombosis

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Dx

diagnosis

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EMG

electromyography

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FWB

full weight bearing

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Fx

fracture

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GSW

Gun shot wound

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h/o

history of